Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC Announces Distributions for the Months of December 2015, January and February 2016

NEW YORK--()--Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC announced today that certain closed end funds have declared their distributions for the months of December 2015, January and February 2016.

The following dates apply to the distribution schedule below:

             
Month   Record Date   Ex-Dividend Date   Payable Date
December   12/18/2015   12/16/2015   12/24/2015
January   1/22/2016   1/20/2016   1/29/2016
February   2/19/2016   2/17/2016   2/26/2016
     
Ticker   Fund Name   Month   Amount   Type  

Change from
Previous
Distribution

PAI   Western Asset Income Fund   Dec   $0.0575   Income   -
Jan $0.0575 Income -
        Feb   $0.0575   Income   -
WEA Western Asset Premier Bond Fund Dec $0.0900 Income -
Jan $0.0900 Income -
        Feb   $0.0900   Income   -

This press release is not for tax reporting purposes but is being provided to announce the amount of each Fund’s distributions that have been declared by the Board of Directors. In early 2016 and early 2017, after definitive information is available, each Fund will send shareholders a Form 1099-DIV, if applicable, specifying how the distributions paid by each Fund during the prior calendar year should be characterized for purposes of reporting the distributions on a shareholder’s tax return (e.g., ordinary income, long-term capital gain or return of capital).

For more information about the Funds, please call 1-888-777-0102 or consult the Funds’ web site at www.lmcef.com. Hard copies of the Funds’ complete audited financial statements are available free of charge upon request.

Data and commentary provided in this press release are for informational purposes only. Legg Mason and its affiliates do not engage in selling shares of the Funds.

Contacts

Media:
Maria Rosati, (212)-805-6036
mrosati@leggmason.com

Contacts

Media:
Maria Rosati, (212)-805-6036
mrosati@leggmason.com